Are staff checked for a history of criminal or sexual offense activity?

Yes. All our staff have criminal background checks on file with the office. Anyone with any record of sexual offense is disqualified from working as a staff member.

Who sponsors camp?

Beacon of Montana is a faith-based para-church organization, formerly SEP Montana Youth Camp.  As SEP Montana, a variety of Christian churches around Montana, business, individuals, and civic organizations have combined resources to make the event happen each year.  Examples of past supporters have included McDonalds of Helena, Helena Valley Faith Center, Heuiser Physical Therapy, Tizer Meats, Meineke, Set Free Helena, Sportsmans Warehouse, Kiwanis Club, Johnson & Associates, Inc. and others.  In 2020, SEP Montana rebranded as Beacon of Montana Youth Camp.